Definition of 'practice'
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We do this as part of our business practices when needed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Unite said the arrangement was a normal practice within the union movement. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It has two doctors but other practices with the same number offer a third more hours. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Such a practice is already common in rugby. Times, Sunday Times (2017)We are trying to put into practice what we think will be good for them. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The government will consider introducing a new law banning the practice. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The change in practice means that investigations into nurses and midwives will be dealt with differently to those made against doctors. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The practice is illegal, but safer alternatives are more expensive. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Some people thought three hours' practice a day was a lot. Times, Sunday Times (2016)That practice is now illegal, as are the websites and forums that allow users to alert others to the presence of inspectors on the network. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In this case she was acting in accordance with established practice. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Extra slip catching practice is necessary for reaction and positional reasons. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Accounts are also important because they encourage wholesome business practice. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They may be unaware that this practice is illegal. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This is not something that is part of medical practice. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Worked the players hard in fielding practice but made no bones that his team need to improve. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The following attitudes and practices will help you do this. 23 Steps to Successful Achievement (1972)Your football practice is important and keeps you fit. The Sun (2012)We have changed our practice as a result of deaths. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Meditation also provided me with a chance to practice medicine without a license. Love, Medicine and Miracles (1990)They did so only because that reflects law and practice. Times, Sunday Times (2007)How does the marginal gains method work in practice? Times, Sunday Times (2015)They have all been caused by the irrational and poor business practices of the banks. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Any doctor in practice could have told them that. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Few of us receive enough of it, and few of us regularly practice giving it away. Christianity Today (2000)Was this an established practice bequeathed to him by his predecessors when he took the job in 2005? Times, Sunday Times (2007)Most people will be more struck by the hypocrisy of a lawyer indulging in practices that he knows could send his clients to prison. Times, Sunday Times (2015)To them because no other people can lead the world into the good practices necessary to realise the potential benefits of all this change. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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British English: practice /ˈpræktɪs/ NOUN
routine You can refer to something that people do regularly as a practice.
...the practice of using chemicals to colour the hair.
- American English: practice
- Arabic: مـُمَارَسَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: prática
- Chinese: 实践
- Croatian: praksa
- Czech: praxe
- Danish: praksis
- Dutch: praktijk
- European Spanish: práctica
- Finnish: käytäntö
- French: pratique apprentissage
- German: Übung
- Greek: εξάσκηση
- Italian: abitudine
- Japanese: 練習
- Korean: 실행
- Norwegian: vane
- Polish: praktyka
- European Portuguese: prática
- Romanian: obicei
- Russian: практика
- Spanish: práctica ejercitación
- Swedish: praktik
- Thai: การฝึกฝน
- Turkish: pratik
- Ukrainian: практика
- Vietnamese: thực tiễn
British English: practice NOUN
rehearsal Practice means doing something regularly in order to be able to do it better. A practice is one of these periods of doing something.
She was taking all three of her daughters to basketball practice every day.
Definition of practice from the Collins English Dictionary
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